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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

2016 European Conference

Start Date: 6/28/2016 4:00 PM UTC
End Date: 6/30/2016 10:00 PM UTC

Location:
20 Upper Ground
London, United Kingdom  SE1 9PD

Organization Name: ABPM

Contact:
Elizabeth Simpson
Email: info@abpm.com
Phone: 1-214-289-0994

ABPM conferences are excellent professional development venues. And with so many ideas being shared, so much creativity being generated, and so many connections being made, attendees will inevitably leave energized and ready to implement new initiatives that will take their programs to the next level. Maximum attendance for this event is 60 people so register early!
 
Tuesday, 28 June
17:00-18:30    General Session - Welcome to London: An Open Discussion, Roxanne McCreery, President and Elizabeth Simpson, COO, both of ABPM
18:30-20:00    Welcome Reception - Rumpus Room, Mondrian

Wednesday, 29 June
8:15    Welcome Coffee
8:45 - 16:30  Breakout Sessions All Day. Topics Are:
  • 5 Strategies for Working Across Silos
  • Discussion Leader Engagement Strategy
  • Roundtable for Managers and Teams of Regional Centers
  • Building Successful Funding Campaigns Through Advocacy
  • Where Do I Begin?
  • Taking it to the Next Level:  A High Level Overview of the ABPM’s World Class Characteristics
  • Redefining Customer-Centricity:  A Brainstorming Session
  • Facilities and Your Center Project
For detailed session descriptions, click here to view and/or download agenda

17:00  Free Night in London

Thursday, 30 June
9:30 - 15:30    Tour Day - Tours of the Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Verizon Briefing Programs
19:00 - 23:00  Final Evening Dinner Cruise on the River Thames - Sponsored by Downstream


Need more justification as you work to get approval to attend?
In addition to the conference brochure, show your management some quotes from attendees and ratings from the European Conference 2015 evaluations.
 
Logistics
Lodging: A room block has been secured at the Mondrian London located at 20 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PD for £215 per night single and £230 per night double. A breakfast buffet and complimentary wifi are included with the room rate. Use this link to make your reservations withing the Mondrian London Block. A limited number of rooms are reserved at the discounted group rate. Please book your room by 30 May. Once this block is filled, rooms are subject to availability and regular rates will be charged. Book early! 
 
Conference Fee: The price for European Conference registration is $945 for members, $1195 for non-members (briefing professionals or employees of Supplier Member companies only - vendors must be recommended Supplier Members to attend ABPM events). Four Discount: Plan to register 4 or more attendees from one company? Email info@abpm.com to receive a 10% off discount code to use during the registration process. All prices are Early Bird prices. After April 22nd, the member rate will increase to $1095 and the non-member rate will increase to $1345. During registration, you can pay with credit card (ABPM accepts Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Discover) or you can create an invoice to submit to your AP department.
 
New Membership/Registration Bundle Deal: Receive the first year of membership free with non-member rate conference registration! This offer is only available to those who have never been ABPM members.
 
Transportation: The Heathrow Express train service leaves from Heathrow train station at the airport every 15 minutes and takes 15 minutes to reach Paddington Station in central London. Paddington is about a 20 minute taxi or tube ride from Mondrian. Tickets for this can be brought at the station and are 22GBP each way. There is a taxi stand outside of Paddington Station or  you can take the tube Bakerloo Line (Brown line) southbound from Paddington straight to Waterloo Station, which is then only a 10 minute walk to Mondrian along Upper Ground road.
 
Dress: All activities are business casual. Layering during hotel conference sessions is recommended.
 
Payment & Cancellation Policy: To receive the Early Bird Rate, registration fee must be paid by Friday April 22, 2016. Registration fees must be paid prior to Friday, June 24, 2016. You are registered at the time you receive a conference confirmation email from ABPM.  Due to commitments for catering and transportation, we regret that we are unable to issue refunds/credits or void outstanding invoices for cancellations received after Friday, May 27, 2016. However, substitutions may be made at any time. Cancellation and substitution notices must be received via email to info@abpm.com.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 6/23/2016 11:59 PM

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